The remains of 31 indigenous Ixil Mayans, killed in 1982 at the height of the Guatemala civil war, are buried in a ceremony in the country's north-west.
New Zealand lawmakers back a bill making match-fixing a crime punishable by up to seven years in prison, as it prepares to host major sporting events.
Portugal's troubled lender, Banco Espirito Santo, reports a bigger-than-expected loss of 3.6bn euros for the first six months of the year.
Firefighters remained at the scene overnight of a devastating fire that destroyed part of Eastbourne Pier.
Argentina has defaulted on its debt - for the second time in 13 years - after last-minute talks in New York with a group of bond-holders end in failure.
Rescue workers in western India worked through the night to locate survivors of a landslide that has claimed at least 21 lives and buried some 40 homes.
The US House of Representatives has passed a resolution authorising a lawsuit against the president for allegedly exceeding his constitutional powers.
Malaysian and Dutch leaders to meet later to discuss securing full access to the crash site of MH17 in eastern Ukraine, two weeks after the plane went down.
Israel says it will investigate the shelling of a school in Gaza sheltering displaced civilians - an attack which prompted US and UN condemnation.
Immigration and customs staff feel unprepared to deal with people arriving in the UK with possible Ebola infections, union leader warns.
One of the world's best known piano manufacturers Steinway has gained popularity in China.
Profits at Samsung Electronics fall 20% in the second quarter, hurt mainly by a slowdown in smartphone sales and a strong Korean currency.
Up to 100 firefighters are tackling a fire at a former home of the Cadbury family in Birmingham.
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Nato is poorly prepared for an attack on a member state by Russia, a group of MPs warns in a report.
Paths across Scotland's two national parks are in line for a upgrade thanks to a £3m Heritage Lottery Fund grant.
Major road closures are being made in and around Glasgow ahead of the Commonwealth Games cycling time trial.
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BBC Radio 6 Music listening figures surpass BBC Radio 3 for the first time with 1.89m weekly listeners.
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